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UN telecoms urges use of technology to tackle climate change

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KZN communities get help to save environment

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University of Kentucky students bring renewable energy technology to Africa

While Americans may complain about fuel prices, the availability and access to transportation fuel is something that most can take for granted. Several University...

New China-UNEP Agreement to Boost South-South Cooperation on Climate Change Adaptation

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Anxious wait for scientists on Rio+20 talks

Science campaigners find out today whether they have managed to get more attention paid to science and technology in negotiations leading up to the Rio+20 summit...

Hydropower ‘could supply Africa’s entire power needs’

Hydropower could supply all of Africa's electricity needs if cross-border cooperation was stepped up, according to a UN report launched last week (12 March)...

South Africa: How maggot farming might just save the planet

Two entrepreneurial brothers from Cape Town have created a sustainable system of feeding livestock but before I explain, you’d better put down your lunch...

The solar researchers aiming to light up Africa

Can a new network of African solar researchers lead the way on solar power for the continent? Christine Ottery finds out. The network also aims to educate...

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